Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SUSE Linux
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 931 657 983
Rank change year-on-year -274 +326 +40
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 50 24 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.053% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 49
10th Percentile £28,250 " £31,000
25th Percentile £50,625 £42,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.00% -2.70%
75th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £92,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +21.21% +17.86% -4.55%

SUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19,309 9,750 29,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.90% 21.42% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13,670 8,203 24,017
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £25,250
25th Percentile £35,600 £37,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SUSE in England over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 6 months to 23 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -218 26 £55,000 -33.33% 1
South East -150 9 £71,250 +9.62% 1
North West -83 5 £27,500 -38.89%
North of England -128 5 £27,500 -38.89%
West Midlands - 4 £61,250 -
Midlands - 4 £61,250 -
South West -103 1 £35,000 -29.29% 2
SUSE
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (62.00%) Azure
3 26 (52.00%) Windows
3 26 (52.00%) Social Skills
4 22 (44.00%) AWS
5 19 (38.00%) DevOps
6 18 (36.00%) Oracle
6 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (36.00%) Firewall
7 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
7 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (28.00%) Docker
8 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
8 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (28.00%) Ubuntu
8 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
9 13 (26.00%) Python
9 13 (26.00%) VMware
9 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
10 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
10 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (24.00%) Apache
10 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
11 11 (22.00%) Perl
11 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 10 (20.00%) Cloud Computing

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.00%) Apache
1 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) OpenStack
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 31 (62.00%) Azure
2 22 (44.00%) AWS
3 10 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (12.00%) GCP
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (6.00%) GitHub
6 3 (6.00%) IaaS
6 3 (6.00%) PaaS
7 2 (4.00%) SaaS
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (2.00%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Key Vault
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Pipelines
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (2.00%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
8 1 (2.00%) PowerApps
8 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (20.00%) HTTP
4 9 (18.00%) DHCP
4 9 (18.00%) DNS
5 6 (12.00%) LAN
5 6 (12.00%) WAN
6 3 (6.00%) SSH
6 3 (6.00%) VPN
7 2 (4.00%) AMQP
7 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.00%) FTP
7 2 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) PowerCenter
3 2 (4.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.00%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.00%) Spinnaker
General
1 26 (52.00%) Social Skills
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Finance
5 3 (6.00%) Billing
6 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (4.00%) International Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.00%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) DBA
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Senior DBA
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (14.00%) Linux Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Linux Support
6 4 (8.00%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) LAMP
2 8 (16.00%) OC4J
3 7 (14.00%) Vue.js
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.00%) React
5 3 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (6.00%) Web Services
6 2 (4.00%) Kafka
6 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.00%) RESTful
7 1 (2.00%) SOAP
7 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Cloud Native
1 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) PMI
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) User Experience
3 7 (14.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.00%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) Windows
3 14 (28.00%) Ubuntu
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (26.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (16.00%) CentOS
6 8 (16.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.00%) CoreOS
8 3 (6.00%) Debian
8 3 (6.00%) HPUX
8 3 (6.00%) Solaris
8 3 (6.00%) Unix
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) DevOps
2 15 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (18.00%) Migration
6 8 (16.00%) Open Source
6 8 (16.00%) Server Management
7 7 (14.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) Edge Computing
7 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Open Source Development
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 5 (10.00%) Presales
10 4 (8.00%) CRM
10 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 13 (26.00%) Python
3 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (22.00%) Perl
5 9 (18.00%) Java
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
6 8 (16.00%) C
6 8 (16.00%) Korn
7 4 (8.00%) C#
7 4 (8.00%) Go
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 2 (4.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (16.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (14.00%) Master's Degree
4 4 (8.00%) MCDST
4 4 (8.00%) MCITP
4 4 (8.00%) MCP
4 4 (8.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCSE
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CCDA
5 2 (4.00%) CCNA
5 2 (4.00%) CCNP
5 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.00%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) GDPR
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) NIST
3 1 (2.00%) SOC 2
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Docker
2 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.00%) NFS
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (16.00%) Nagios
3 7 (14.00%) Ansible
3 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 7 (14.00%) Rancher
4 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.00%) Terraform
6 2 (4.00%) Control-M
7 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
1 18 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Bloomberg
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix
3 4 (8.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Reuters
3 4 (8.00%) SaltStack
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) BMC
5 2 (4.00%) Dell
5 2 (4.00%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.00%) Informatica
5 2 (4.00%) Juniper
5 2 (4.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
5 2 (4.00%) TIBCO